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Peter John Berg

MADISON, Wis. - Peter John Berg, age 92, passed away on Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at his home in Madison. He was born on Nov. 12, 1929, to Carl and Martina (Beaudin) Berg in Milwaukee.

Peter married Judith Larson in February 1962 at Bruce Crossing, Michigan. They lived in Ewen, Michigan, for most of their lives. He worked for the Ewen-Trout Creek School District for more than 20 years.

In his free time, Peter enjoyed woodworking. Family was the most important thing to Peter, and he always looked forward to family reunions. Peter was kind and easy going.

Peter is survived by his children, Bruce Berg, Martina (Gary) Sozanski, John Berg, Jean Berg, Kathy Berg, Cheryl Berg and Charles (Roseann) Berg; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his wife; parents; sister, Kate Berg; and brother, John Berg.

A celebration of Peter's life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 4, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Bruce Crossing.

Ryan Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Madison is in charge of arrangements. To view and sign a guestbook, visit